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Next time look down the toilet bowl

Research for this column won’t qualify us for the Nobel Prize in…

  • Sep 22, 2020

Reaping cherries and memories with pie

It was more than 20 years ago when my brother brought us…

  • Sep 22, 2020

QUIZ: A celebration of apples

September is the start of the apple harvest

Air pollution results in over 4 million deaths per year worldwide

Is the air we breathe gradually destroying our brains?

  • Sep 15, 2020

Late summer golf is better than worrying

Hope and optimism during pandemic

  • Sep 15, 2020

Sylvan Lake gathers to honour the fallen at annual Flags of Remembrance ceremony

The smaller-than-normal ceremony starts the “season of remembrance” in Sylvan Lake

QUIZ: Are you ready for the school year?

How much do you know about schools and education?

Garlic will grow in any soil that has good drainage

There are many different varieties of hard neck garlic

  • Sep 10, 2020

QUIZ: How much do you really know about work and labour

The Labour Day weekend, in early September, is a time to celebrate workers

Grand opening of Family Resource Network in Wetaskiwin

Family Resource Network will provide services for Wetaskiwin, Ponoka, Rimbey, and surrounding areas.

What are benefits of walking?

Dr. Paul Dudley White, former Professor of Cardiology at the Harvard Medical…

  • Sep 1, 2020

It’s been happy summer with sunshine despite COVID

Boys, noise, dirt and blizzards make summer delightful Summer, with all its…

  • Sep 1, 2020

QUIZ: The bare facts about bears

As summer ends, bear sightings will become more common. How much do you know about bears?

Another guest at the table

Begin with a blank canvas

  • Aug 28, 2020

Anchoring for a Shade Sail

How can I find where wood is located behind aluminum siding so I can screw an anchor into it?

Harvest when fruits and vegetables are at their peak

Harvest produce in the cool early morning

  • Aug 27, 2020

Powwow held at Ma-Me-O

Individuals from across Alberta, B.C. and Saskatchewan participated.

QUIZ: Exploring the World Wide Web

On Aug. 23, 1991, the World Wide Web was released to the public. How much do you know about the web?

Eastern Kingbirds are common songbirds in Prairies

Last week, while enjoying an evening walk in the Great Sandhills east…

  • Aug 21, 2020

Health: Hepatitis C is silent like the fog

It’s a shame when you are slowly dying from a disease you…

  • Aug 18, 2020